[webkit-dev] C++11 (was Re: on coding-style)

Benjamin Poulain benjamin at webkit.org
Fri Apr 12 18:22:19 PDT 2013

On Fri, Apr 12, 2013 at 6:15 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs at apple.com> wrote:
> On Apr 12, 2013, at 4:09 PM, Karen Shaeffer <shaeffer at neuralscape.com>
> wrote:
> As others have said, we are definitely eager to use C++11 across the board
> but are limited by compiler support requirements.
> One thing that it would be useful to know: what are the compilers and
> minimum required versions used for in-tree ports? Perhaps we could record
> this so we can regularly evaluate which features are safe to use and what
> the blockers are to wholesale adoption, if any.

I think the worse thing we support right now is supporting MSVC 2005 (for
compiler support) and Windows XP (for library support).

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